The Blue Devils took on the East Jackson Eagles for their homecoming match up yesterday September 28.
The first quarter would be good for the Blue Devils as they would take advantage of East Jackson mistakes. Mecole Hardman would score of a 19 yard scamper. The extra point would be good to take the Devils up 7. Bad snaps would destroy The Eagles in the game. The Elbert County defense would pick up one of those bad snaps and take it for a score. A good point after would make it 14-0 in the 1st.
The 2nd quarter would be much of the same sloppy play from both teams. Elbert would start the 2nd off with a fumble which was recovered by East Jackson. However, East Jackson would give the ball right back off another fumble. The Devils took advantage and punched it in the end zone. The Devils would take it in to the half leading 28-0.
The beginning of the second half would see East Jackson kickoff to the Devils. Elbert would be forced to punt but the following play from East Jackson would turn the ball over on an interception. Elbert would put a drive together to score off a Tyshon Dye run from 2 yards out taking the score to 35-0. Dye would get in again before the end of the third putting the Devils up 42-0.
The fourth quarter would see the younger players get in for the Devils to gain experience.East Jackson would be able to get a safety after a punt would pin the Devils on their own half yard line. A running clock would see a quick end to the game. Your Elbert County Blue Devils 42 East Jackson Eagles 2.